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TAN 12 Design
Aims to equip all those involved in the design of development with advice on: how 'Promoting sustainability through good design' and 'Planning for sustainable buildings' may be facilitated through the planning system; and the preparation and validation of mandatory design and access statements. Covers: definition of design, design process, design issues, local authority design policy/advice, sustainable buildings, design and access statements.
Supersedes TAN 12: Design (WG, 2014) and Circular 5/94, 16/94: Planning out crime (DOE/Welsh Office, 1994). Useful reference documents (included as footnotes and in Appendix 1) provide additional information which may be read in conjunction with this TAN.
The Welsh Government is the devolved government for Wales. They publish a number of strategies, policies, consultation papers, circulars, leaflets and posters. Previously known as Welsh Assembly Government.